Thursday, November 18, 2010

Views & subscribers shown on papers - what do you think?

fWe have just added a statistics box on each paper, indicating the number of views the paper has received since its creation and the number of users that have subscribed to it.

What do you think - good idea? Useful? Don't care? Hate it? ...

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Guy Kawasaki joins advisory board

Hear, Hear! Guy Kawasaki is the first to join our newly created Advisory Board. It goes without saying that we are thrilled and glad to welcome him aboard.
Does Guy Kawasaki still need introducing...Silicon Valley venture capitalist, well known blogger, co-founder of Alltop, and now launching his latest book, Enchantment. Guy's vision, his disruptive ideas about new ways to curate and distribute content have already inspired some of our most liked features in And this is only a start as we are continuously brainstorming new ideas and discussing service improvements with him.
In joining the Advisory Board, Guy stated "There's nothing that gives me greater pleasure than filtering and publishing high quality information in a beautiful manner. completely fits the bill, so I'm honored to join the company's advisory board."
We see this as a significant step in growing the service. We are on a path that leads to re-think how news is aggregated, curated and published. as a social newspaper publishing platform...where everyone is an editor-in-chief. Stay tuned ... selected for the startup competition at LeWeb'10 is one of the 16 startups selected (out of 400 applicants) to compete in this year's LeWeb'10 StartUp Competition.

Paris, nous voilà! ...

We are looking forward to this, and are hoping to meet lots of you there on 8-9 December!

Friday, November 5, 2010

Mashable: among 5 innovative use of an API

Always nice to be featured on Mashable… no doubt about it. And especially when it mentions as a service that really demonstrates what one can do with a great API (Twitter, yes it's great) and « some elbow grease »… ;-)

Post here : innovative-api-uses by Ben Parr

Thursday, November 4, 2010 maintenant aussi en français! est devenu en très peu de temps un service utilisé dans le monde entier. Pour mieux servir nos utilisateurs, nous avons commencé à traduire le service en plusieurs langues - aujourd'hui nous sommes heureux d'annoncer la disponibilité du service en français.

(il y a encore quelques pages en anglais...elles seront traduites dans les meilleurs délais - merci pour votre compréhension) jetzt auch auf Deutsch verfügbar! ist in der letzte Zeit zu einem Service gewachsen, welcher weltweit eingesetzt wird. Um unsere BenutzerInnen besser zu dienen haben wir begonnen, den Dienst in mehrere Sprachen zu übersetzen - Heute freuen wir uns, die Verfügbarkeit des Dienstes auf Deutsch zu verkünden.

(Es gibt noch wenige Seiten auf Englisch ... sie werden so bald wie möglich übersetzt - wir danken für Ihr Verständnis)